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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Howdy, (mid-atlantic) partners!

Vera Bradley is fortunate to have so many fantastic retail partners, and we love taking the time to spotlight a few for you. Today we take you on a quick tour of our mid-atlantic region … enjoy!   Cottage Monet 36 H Maryland Ave Rockville, MD 20850 (301) 279-2422 cottagemonet.com   Paisley’s, Plaids and Polka […]

Sightsee and be seen in Chicago

We headed to Chicago for our latest catalog shoot, where the gorgeous architecture and lake’s cool hues form the backdrop for our Winter collections. There’s so much to see in just a few days, so we set up shop in some of Chicago’s downtown parks and avenues. Here are some of the locations featured in […]

Lose the blues

The wait is over … our Winter collection has arrived in Stores and at verabradley.com! Our new colors – Tea Garden, Floral Nightingale, Suzani and Rhythm & Blues – are the perfect blend of sweet and sophisticated for the season. Now that you’ve had a chance to get to know the new styles and colors […]

Tea Garden

Trend Reporter Liz takes us, color by color, through Winter 2011. The line between dream and reality is erased with this fantastical floral. Foliage and copious petals will cover every available surface this season, think florals growing out of control. We’ve put blushing pink and orange posies on a neutral grey ground giving these make-up […]

Floral Nightingale

Trend Reporter Liz takes us, color by color, through Winter 2011. Here it is, more navy, I am telling you this color is spicing up the season, could it be the new black? Okay, Probably not, but this pattern is so fabulously adorable … white and light blue birds nestled amongst a moonlit forest sparkling […]

Suzani

Trend Reporter Liz takes us, color by color, through Winter 2011. With all the abundance of amazing embroidery in wardrobe this season, it’s the perfect time to bring out a traditional pattern. Inspired by a type of embroidered and decorative tribal textile made in Central Asia, Suzanis were traditionally made by Central Asian brides as […]

Rhythm & Blues

Trend Reporter Liz takes us, color by color, through Winter 2011. Not only is this pattern filled to the brim with some of the most beautiful paisleys and a backing with a scalloped fish scale-esque take on a simple floral pattern, it also boasts some of this season’s most gorgeous colors. If you’ve been shopping […]